I have made a small catapult (slingshot?) that fits into a matchbox!
I'm not saying you could make it exactly like this as my slingshot is made from a bit from a dead alarm clock that I took apart... everything from it will be useful eventually I'm sure, but you could still try it with the traditional
I started with decorating the matchbox thus...
with my trusty Cropodile to make holes and set eyelets,
just to give it a slightly military, 'in the field' look.
Then tied a cut elastic band to each end of the Y-shaped metal and found relevant ammunition that can travel the distance but do no harm: NEVER let it be said that I'm dangerous!
And the final result...
What's the range? I hear you cry. Well I managed 3 metres, that's not bad for a fluffy pom pom!
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